New Self-Assessment Forms Simplify Tax Returns

New Self-Assessment Forms Simplify Tax Returns

This could herald the end of tax returns as we know it – one day, at least. The HMRC are introducing a new, simplified self-assessment form for some taxpayers. Ask any company director or self-employed freelancer and they'll tell you the same thing: Few things are as...

Arnie is Back as Mis-sold PPI Deadline Looms

Arnie is Back as Mis-sold PPI Deadline Looms

He always said he'd be back – and now he is. In a bid to raise awareness of the upcoming mis-sold PPI deadline, the Financial Conduct Authority has enlisted the help of the Terminator himself, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Well, sort of. In the latest adverts, on air now,...

Pensions Cold-Call Ban Could Save Millions

Pensions Cold-Call Ban Could Save Millions

Say goodbye to those unwanted pension salesmen calling you up at all hours of the day – the Government has announced a crackdown on the scams which have cost thousands of savers tens of millions of pounds. The ban on cold-calling and unsolicited text messages and...